Kevin Brockmeier

Kevin Brockmeier is the author of city of names and several novels for adults, including the brief history of the dead. He has published stories in "The Georgia Review", "The New Yorker", and "McSweeney's". He is also the recipient of many prestigious honors, including a James Michener-Paul Engle Fellowship, the "Chicago Tribune"'s Nelson Algren Award, and three O. Henry Awards. He lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.